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Highest Paying States for Procurement Clerks

The highest paying states for procurement clerks (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of procurement clerks in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $54,070, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for procurement clerks. It is followed by Alaska (average annual salary $48,210). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of procurement clerks in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Procurement Clerks

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$54,070
$40,910 300
2 Alaska
$48,210
$36,670 260
3 Maryland
$47,870
$33,300 1,860
4 Massachusetts
$46,870
$33,140 1,220
5 Washington
$45,670
$34,080 1,090
6 Illinois
$45,400
$30,590 2,490
7 Rhode Island
$45,250
$31,440 270
8 California
$45,020
$26,610 7,710
9 Connecticut
$44,840
$31,890 820
10 Colorado
$44,220
$29,980 980
11 Virginia
$44,050
$30,040 1,920
12 New Jersey
$43,420
$27,360 3,430
13 Mississippi
$42,400
$25,680 860
14 New York
$42,080
$27,230 3,800
15 New Mexico
$41,950
$26,920 340
16 Kentucky
$41,720
$27,210 710
17 Hawaii
$41,710
$27,800 300
18 Texas
$41,430
$27,070 7,170
19 Arkansas
$41,370
$29,520 630
20 Wyoming
$41,370
$26,590 140
21 Idaho
$40,840
$28,360 390
22 Georgia
$40,830
$26,870 1,770
23 Louisiana
$40,830
$22,170 750
24 Utah
$40,350
$27,520 970
25 Arizona
$40,300
$26,650 2,510
26 North Dakota
$40,170
$27,630 350
27 Alabama
$40,040
$23,090 690
28 Florida
$39,900
$27,710 3,140
29 Pennsylvania
$39,900
$25,510 3,630
30 Ohio
$39,790
$25,480 3,840
31 Montana
$39,640
$25,160 190
32 Vermont
$39,640
$27,570 130
33 Indiana
$39,630
$25,980 1,260
34 Iowa
$39,490
$26,520 550
35 Kansas
$39,480
$25,950 650
36 Oklahoma
$39,430
$23,470 1,200
37 Delaware
$39,340
$25,640 170
38 North Carolina
$39,190
$27,160 1,730
39 Minnesota
$39,170
$26,410 1,430
40 Tennessee
$38,960
$26,600 1,370
41 South Carolina
$38,800
$24,930 1,200
42 Nevada
$38,600
$25,880 530
43 Missouri
$38,480
$26,930 1,790
44 Wisconsin
$38,430
$27,400 740
45 New Hampshire
$38,020
$25,890 350
46 Michigan
$37,830
$26,520 1,870
47 Oregon
$37,250
$20,850 800
48 South Dakota
$36,630
$27,900 140
49 Virgin Islands
$36,390
$23,580 40
50 Nebraska
$36,320
$23,080 710
51 Maine
$36,070
$27,440 460
52 West Virginia
$34,510
$23,470 490
53 Guam
$27,700
$18,330 80
54 Puerto Rico
$20,800
$16,510 500
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